Berlin street artist El Bocho is making a name for himself - but he takes care to remain anonymous. His work straddles the divide between graphic and pop art, but he’s not just a street artist - his works are also exhibited in well-known galleries.
Munich, the birthplace of modern graffiti in Germany, wants to promote street art. But is legal graffiti still fun? Some artists see subsidies as interference, while property owners are already calculating removal costs.
Paint and canvas were hardly enough. German and French artists struggled to capture the Great War's brutality. Many of their works have gained fame, and are part of an exhibition underlining the countries' friendship.
The airbrushed model suddenly looks like a ghost. Artists in Berlin are rethinking notions of perfection by hijacking ads and turning them into urban art. It's not exactly legal, but it's getting some to think twice.
Independent artists in Turkey have come under renewed pressure from Prime Minister Erdogan. DW talks with dancer Erdem Gunduz - the "standing man" from Taksim Square - and actor Baris Atay about the current situation.
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